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Careers

People Drive Our Momentum as an Organization

The Prince Rupert Port Authority offers a wide variety of career opportunities.  We offer a challenging and rewarding work, we are committed to professional growth and development.  We encourage workforce diversity and want our workforce to reflect our community.

Our Core Values

Professionalism. We will be guided by the highest level of honesty and integrity in everything we do and will always demonstrate fair, open, honest and ethical business practices. We will treat our people, customers and stakeholders with respect. Our people and our conduct will become a measurement of high standards of professional integrity.

Progressive Leadership. We will promote a proactive and creative environment that supports a work culture of collaboration and teamwork, and develop leaders who enthusiastically embrace achievement and innovation. We will encourage the continuous learning, training and development of our people. We will always try to do better.

Commercial Stewardship. We will manage our business and activities in a commercial manner and ensure that competitive and compensatory financial returns provide for a long, healthy and prosperous future for the organization. We will commit and be accountable to effective business planning and reward our people for achieving success.

Community Leadership. We recognize that it is a privilege to share the marine and land assets of the Port of Prince Rupert with the community and the people in its region and that we have a responsibility to the community to communicate openly with its residents; participate in and support its development; ensure that our actions protect its environment and culture; and invest through our time.

Innovation. Through our people and our development strategy, we will challenge the status quo of the transportation sector and become recognized leaders in the industry, being responsive to the changing needs of shippers and bringing value to our partners and stakeholders.


Current Career Opportunities

  • AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN

    Published: Feb 10, 2018

    Reporting to the Supervisor, Asset Maintenance, the Automotive Technician is a "hands-on position" mainly responsible for maintaining PRPA's vehicle fleet and mobile equipment. This includes oil and filter changes, tire rotations, exterior and interior detail cleaning and any other automotive activity allowed by corresponding certification.

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  • PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Published: Jan 3, 2018

    The Port is seeking an experienced executive leader who has worked in an industrial organization with significant logistical operations, ideally the transportation sector, and understands the important role played by progressive port operations. The new CEO will be a team builder with inspirational leadership skills and the demonstrated ability to enhance innovation and develop succession in an organization. In addition, exceptional relationship building and communication skills will be key characteristics of the new CEO. Strong business acumen, public presentation, and media relations experience will also be valued.

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  • DIRECTOR, CAPITAL PROJECTS

    Published: Dec 6, 2017

    The Port of Prince Rupert is located on the scenic North Coast of British Columbia. As Canada’s second largest West Coast port, the Port is strategically situated on the Pacific Rim, with the deepest natural harbour in North America and direct connections to the North American continent by CN Rail’s network reach. Its facilities include modern, high-throughput coal and grain terminals, two cruise terminals and an innovative, intermodal container terminal anchoring the fastest and most reliable trade corridor on the West Coast.

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